Achilles Milton Capps

18 February 1821–1905 (Age 83)
Big Spring, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Achilles Milton

When Achilles Milton Capps was born on 18 February 1821, in Big Spring, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States, his father, Josiah Syer Capps, was 28 and his mother, Celia Capps, was 28. He married Margaret Frances Dickerson on 23 May 1843, in Hardin, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Hardin, Kentucky, United States in 1850 and Magisterial District 1 Hardinsburg, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States in 1860. He died in 1905, in Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Achilles Milton Capps
1821–1905
Margaret Frances Dickerson
1827–1880
Marriage: 23 May 1843
Alanson M. Capps
1844–1930
America Capps
1846–1926
Florantine Capps
1848–1908
Achilles J Capps
1849–1924
Catherine Capps
1852–1891
Anzonetta J. Capps
1853–1922
Milton Hains Capps
1856–1899
Belle Zora Capps
1858–1923
Mary W. Capps
1860–1941
Elijah James Capps
1866–1922

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 May 1843Hardin, Kentucky, United States
  • Children

    (10)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 4
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
    1826
    Age 5
    Historical Boundaries - 1826: Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States
    1846
    Age 25
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Capp with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.Americanized form of German Kapps .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Capp

    Sources (13)

    • Achillis Caps in entry for Caps, "Kentucky Births and Christenings, 1839-1960"
    • Achillis Capps, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Achilles M Capps, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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